UPLB extends disaster rehabilitation assistance to Albay

UP Los Baños (UPLB) through the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Extension (OVCRE), Institute of Plant Breeding and Agricultural Systems Institute (ASI) of the College of Agriculture and Food Science (CAFS), and the Ugnayan ng Pahinungod conducted a seminar on seed propagation and management for 200 farmers of Albay municipalities Ligao, Camalig, Libon and Polangui last 14 to 15 March 2019.


UPLB NCPC and CropLife Philippines hold forum to discuss pesticides' impact on food security and safety

Farmers, members of the academe, government representatives, and industry leaders came together on 12 February 2019 at the Acacia Hotel in Muntinlupa City to discuss pesticides and their impact on food security and safety. Organized by the University of the Philippines Los Baños National Crop Protection Center and CropLife Philippines, the Stakeholders Forum was a fruitful event that paved the way for a holistic and science-based collaboration.


UPLB and Agreenium to sign MOU

Agreenium, the French Agricultural, Veterinary and Forestry Institute, and the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB) agreed to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) following an institutional visit in their office in Paris, France.


UPLB builds academic and research collab with University of Twente

In a bid to concretize our research and academic collaboration with partner institutions, Chancellor Fernando C. Sanchez Jr., together with Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Portia G. Lapitan, Vice Chancellor for Research and Extension Rex B. Demafelis, and University Extension Specialist Maria Rowena Beatriz Q. Inzon, EnP, met with officials and faculty from the University of Twente (UT) in Enschede, Netherlands.


UP System REPS Committee meets with UPLB REPS

Around 400 Research, Extension, and Professional Staff (REPS) of the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB) gathered at the Electrical Engineering Auditorium, College of Engineering and Agro-industrial Technology last 11 September 2018 to attend the Consultation with the UP System REPS Committee.

Themed “Updates on Policy Reforms for Progressive UP REPS Governance” the consultation aimed to be a venue to discuss initiatives, policies, and concerns of the REPS sector. Hon. Francis C. Laurel from the Board of Regents graced the event with his presence as he provided an inspirational message to the participants.